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  1. LSU, Southern staff members help restore nutrition programs in HaitiRead the original story

    Sunday | The Advocate

    Photo supplied by Carl Motsenbocker Haiti LSU Sustainable Agriculture Study Abroad Excursion visit to home of the leader of the local farmer cooperative in Cayes-Jacmel Haiti. The visit was an assessment of the farmer cooperatives needs and future agricultural development activities.

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  2. 4 honeymoon-worthy cruises to far-flung destinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | KNDU

    Labadee on Royal Caribbean The private beach island of Labadee marries traditional Haitian culture and adventure against Haiti's cultural center, Cap Haitien. Whiz down the world's longest over- water zip line, or sip frozen, rum-laden Labaduzee cocktails.

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  3. Commentary: A new Marriott with a Haitian touch opens in Port au PrinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Jean H Charles I, along with a group of media workers, was invited by the Clinton Foundation to a two-day tour trekking with President Bill Clinton, visiting some sites that were unfamiliar to most of the seasoned Haitian journalists. First, it was a community named Coupe Gorge in the rural village of Sarazin in the county of Mirabalais.

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  4. Call Clinton Foundation Action What It Was: CorruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Commentary Magazine

    So, it's now become clear that the Clinton Foundation violated its ethics agreement with the Obama administration, which had been drawn up to avoid conflicts of interest when President Obama tapped Hillary Clinton to become his secretary of state. Because the Clinton Foundation often received donations from foreign states and Hillary Clinton didn't want her tenure in Foggy Bottom to drain the Foundation of the funds upon which it came to rely, Obama administration lawyers hashed out an agreement in which foreign states could donate, but only if they had donated before and only if they did not provide additional money beyond what had been their previous practice.

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  5. Jacksonville couple running orphanage in Haiti will raise funds through WJCT eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Florida Times-Union

    Youth at the All Things New orphanage in Haiti, run by Jacksonville couple Matt and Jessica Bush, sent New Year's good wishes. Jessica Bush, a former teacher at Greenfield Elementary School in Jacksonville, holds class at All Things New orphanage in Haiti.

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  6. New Marriott hotel opens in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Caribbean News Now!

    Haiti's President Michel Martelly and former US President Bill Clinton join officials from Digicel Group and Marriott International to open Marriott Port-au-Prince Hotel PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- The new Marriott Port-au-Prince Hotel on Wednesday checked in its first guests. Among the 200 new Haitian hotel workers who welcomed them were young people from disadvantaged backgrounds, and Haitian-Americans who want to share their hospitality skills to help boost Haiti's tourism economy.

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  7. Marriott Port-au-Prince Hotel Opens in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Hotel News Resource

    The new Marriott Port-au-Prince Haiti Marriott Hotel today checked in its first guests. Among the 200 new Haitian hotel workers who welcomed them were young people from disadvantaged backgrounds, and Haitian-Americans who want to share their hospitality skills to help boost Haiti's tourism economy.

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  8. Rebuilt Catholic hospital in Haiti to reopen April 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | St. Anthony Messenger

    Walking through the new St. Francis de Sales Hospital, Dr. Wilfrid Cadet surveys a nearly empty pharmacy and points to where storage units, desks and work stations will be located. With an April 1 opening date looming, Cadet, the hospital's chief operating officer, knows the checklist of what needs to get done is long.

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  9. This week's best travel bargains from around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Washington Post

    The Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa has a family deal . The Ultimate Family Vacation starts at $379 a night and includes guest room with private lanai ; Hertz SUV daily rental and self-parking; daily buffet breakfast for two adults and two children; two-for-one tickets to the Drums of the Pacific Lu'au and the resort's Tour of the Stars; and free ticket for one child to submarine, Lanai snorkel or dolphin watch excursion when accompanied by paying adult.

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  10. Former Briarcliff Resident Visits Haiti To Run Nine Marathons In Nine DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Mount Pleasant Daily Voice

    Josh Elkes is one of seven people traveling to Haiti from Feb. 21 to March 1 and running 230 miles in nine days to raise money for Team Tassy. It is an organization that works to prepare and place the poor in Haiti into good, dignified jobs so they can pull themselves out of poverty.

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  11. 10 Best Winter Cruises on the East CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Switched

    For those looking to escape this brutal winter, your ship has come into port. There are fleets of luxury cruise ships, all accessible from the East Coast, ready to set sail for tropical locations.

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  12. Marriott opens in Haiti, part of Digicela s philanthropic effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | The Miami Herald

    When the first Marriott hotel debuts in Port-au-Prince on Feb. 24, it will be the realization of a request from former U.S. President Bill Clinton to the head of one of the Caribbean's largest mobile phone networks to help bring much needed jobs to Haiti and help it once again become a tourist destination. "There are a lot of good hotels in Haiti, but there needed to be a multinational brand," said Denis O'Brien, the founder and chairman of telecom giant Digicel Group, which happily took on Clinton's challenge.

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  13. Olivier Bottrie Awarded French National Order of MeritRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Women's Wear Daily

    PageType='article' Category Value='Fashion' Category URL Name='fashion-news' Subcategory Value='Fashion Scoops' Subcategory URL Name='fashion-scoops' Context='main' User Logged In = Online Access = false Archive Access = false Expiration Date = Auto Renew = hasAutologin = hasIPClient = ClientIP = 64.13.133.22 Host name = s612770nj3vl468.uspswy6.savvis.net Host ip = 10.89.118.77 PHILANTHROPIC FOCUS: Olivier Bottrie, president of travel retail worldwide at the Estee Lauder Cos. and co-founder of Hand in Hand for Haiti, the nonprofit organization, has been appointed to the French National Order of Merit.

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  14. JetBlue adds seasonal route from Boston to HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Caribbean News Now!

    JetBlue Airways, the largest airline at Boston Logan International Airport , has announced new seasonal, non-stop flights from Boston to Port-au-Prince, Haiti . JetBlue will provide the only non-stop routes from Boston to Port-au-Prince.

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  15. JetBlue Adds Three More Seasonal Routes From BostonRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Sys-Con Media

    JetBlue Airways , the largest airline at Boston Logan International Airport , today announced three new seasonal, non-stop flights from Boston to Martha's Vineyard, Mass .; Port-au-Prince, Haiti ; and Sacramento, Calif. . JetBlue will provide the only non-stop routes from Boston to both Port-au-Prince and Sacramento.

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  16. JetBlue to add three nonstop flights from LoganRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Boston.com

    Beginning June 17, the airline will offer a twice a week flight to Port-au-Prince, Haiti, JetBlue said. The next day the airline, which is Boston's largest domestic carrier, will launch daily service to Martha's Vineyard and four flights a week to Sacramento.

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  17. OAS electoral department meets with provisional electoral council in HaitiRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  18. Four College of New Rochelle Students Receive Service AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | The New Rochelle Daily Voice

    The College of New Rochelle honored four students with the Ursuline Student Service Recognition Awards late last month during the school's annual Feast Day of Saint Angela Merici. Vivian Rosario, Jessica Jawahar, Tazmin Uddin and Meghan King were given the award for their contributions to both the college and local communities.

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  19. Gliding and Volvos drive PenkhusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    Bob Penkhus represents the second generation to operate a Volvo dealership in Colorado Springs after his father started selling cars here in 1951. Now his 37-year-old son, Robbie Penkhus, sells vehicles at Volvo, Mazda, Volkswagen and Mitsubishi dealerships here.

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  20. Haitian children at the Mercy and Sharing Learning Academy in Williamson have fun at a playground.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    When Aspen humanitarian Susie Krabacher first visited Cite Soleil, the poorest and most dangerous section of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, 20 years ago, she knew she had found her life's work. With her husband, Joe Krabacher, she started a food program that was the first step in building Mercy and Sharing, a nonprofit that has grown to serve more than 5,000 Haitians.

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